How to Care for Fresh Flowers

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The question everyone always asks is how do I make my flowers last LONGER!? Our floral designers here at Bradford Greenhouses are sharing some of our tips and tricks so you can get the most out of your beautiful blooms! Follow these easy steps to extend the life of your fresh bouquet… Step 1 Flowers should never be out of …

Vegetable Gardening Made Easy

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There is nothing better than the taste of fresh vegetables grown in your own garden. Don’t be intimidated by the endless choice of herbs and vegetables available in the market. A few simple steps will ensure the success of your garden. Not All Vegetables Like the Same Temperature Cool Season Vegetables Anxious to start your garden in the early spring? …

Create a Bee-Friendly Garden

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Recently we’ve all become aware of the steady decline of the bee population. In order to make sure these creatures are able to thrive, consider making a bee-friendly garden! Even what may seem like a small contribution — just a flower pot or garden patch — can provide a valuable pollinator habitat.

Plants That’ll Clear the Air!

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It’s a sad reality that the air quality in our homes is not as good as we think it is. Many chemicals are released into our homes from our furniture, carpets, pets, paints and varnishes. It is however possible to clean the air with the help of some naturally air filtering plants. NASA researchers have proven that 1 plant for …

Vigorous Violas & Perfect Pansies

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Pansies and violas are a fantastically versatile flower for spring. There are very few flowers that come in such an incredible range of colours. Their tolerance of cold temperatures makes them a great choice for the earlier spring months when the weather can still be too chilly for other bedding flowers. Now is a great time to pick some of …

Bradford Greenhouses Garden Gallery Wins National Award at the 2016 National Awards of Landscape Excellence

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Bradford Greenhouses Garden Gallery has won the prestigious Garden Centre of the Year Award at the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association’s 13th Annual National Awards of Landscape Excellence gala. The event took place on August 17, 2016 at Coast Capri Hotel in Kelowna, British Columbia. Garden retail experts from across the country evaluated the national entries. Entrants are required to describe …